Every hot rod needs a good chassis, whether it s a traditional Model T track roadster, a Pro/Street fat-fendered Chevy, or something in between. In How to Build Hot Rod Chassis, author Timothy Remus works with the pros at the SO-CAL Speed Shop, and other builders, to show you how to build a chassis that ll do the job right.
Need to know what kind of spring to use? Don’t know how to build a frame that’s straight and square? This book shows you how, with detailed step-by-step how-to photo sequences. Chapters include information on: planning your hot rod chassis, building a frame, front suspensions, rear suspensions, shocks and springs, brakes, hardware and plumbing, drivetrain and wheels and tires.
There s also a detailed source guide that will help you find the parts you need, plus interviews with some of the country s top hot rod builders and stylists to lend valuable insight into hot rod building techniques and strategies.
2nd Edition, updated 2013